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Special Statement

Statement as of 4:53 AM PST on December 09, 2016

Expires 9:00 AM EST on December 09, 2016


... Wet weather continues into the weekend...

.Impacts...

*travel delays due to slick roads and high Elevation Mountain
   snow. Snow levels around 6500 to 7500 feet over Sierra passes
   with some travel impacts possible.

*Local Road flooding possible in poor drainage areas.


.Timing and strength...

   *next wave of precipitation expected today with another round
    on Saturday. Precipitation decreasing on Sunday except
    northern counties

   *rain totals in the Central Valley ranging from a half to one
    and one quarter inches with two inches or more in the
    foothills.

   *Snow totals today through Saturday ranging from five inches
    near Sierra pass levels with up to a foot and a half highest
    elevations of the Sierra crest.


453 am PST Fri Dec 9 2016

... Wet weather continues into the weekend...

.Impacts...

*travel delays due to slick roads and high Elevation Mountain
   snow. Snow levels around 6500 to 7500 feet over Sierra passes
   with some travel impacts possible.

*Local Road flooding possible in poor drainage areas.


.Timing and strength...

   *next wave of precipitation expected today with another round
    on Saturday. Precipitation decreasing on Sunday except
    northern counties

   *rain totals in the Central Valley ranging from a half to one
    and one quarter inches with two inches or more in the
    foothills.

   *Snow totals today through Saturday ranging from five inches
    near Sierra pass levels with up to a foot and a half highest
    elevations of the Sierra crest.



243 PM PST Thu Dec 8 2016

... Wet weather continues through Sunday...

.Impacts...

*travel delays due to slick roads and mountain snow. Snow levels
   around 6000 to 7000 feet with moderate travel impacts near
   passes.

*Local Road flooding possible in poor drainage areas.


.Timing and strength...

   *next wave of precipitation expected early Friday through early
    Sunday.

   *Rain totals in the Sacramento Valley ranging from a half to
    one inch with two inches or more in the foothills.

   *Snow totals ranging one to four inches near Sierra pass levels
    with one to two feet near Sierra crest.



243 PM PST Thu Dec 8 2016

... Wet weather continues through Sunday...

.Impacts...

*travel delays due to slick roads and mountain snow. Snow levels
   around 6000 to 7000 feet with moderate travel impacts near
   passes.

*Local Road flooding possible in poor drainage areas.


.Timing and strength...

   *next wave of precipitation expected early Friday through early
    Sunday.

   *Rain totals in the Sacramento Valley ranging from a half to
    one inch with two inches or more in the foothills.

   *Snow totals ranging one to four inches near Sierra pass levels
    with one to two feet near Sierra crest.




Local Storm Report



12/08/2016 0800 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            1 inch of snow measured at ktrk in last 24 hours.




12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airpo, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.




12/08/2016 0800 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            1 inch of snow measured at ktrk in last 24 hours.




12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airpo, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.




12/08/2016 0800 am

Truckee, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            1 inch of snow measured at ktrk in last 24 hours.




12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airpo, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.




12/08/2016 0900 am

5 miles E of Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            1 inch of snow measured this morning before changing to
            rain.





12/08/2016 0900 am

5 miles E of Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            1 inch of snow measured this morning before changing to
            rain.





12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airp, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.





12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airp, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.





12/08/2016 0600 am

Truckee-Tahoe airp, Nevada County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0615 am

Northstar ski areath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total.




12/08/2016 0624 am

Homewood, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at ski area. Elevation 7880 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Squaw Valley ski ath lakes, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Overnight snow total at 8000 feet. 1 inch at base
            elevation 6200 ft.




12/08/2016 0634 am

Alpine Meadows, Placer County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by public.


            Ski area overnight total at 8000 feet. 2 inches at base
            elevation 6700 feet.



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